Richland Township, Chickasaw County, Iowa

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Richland Township
Location in Chickasaw County
Location in Chickasaw County
Coordinates: 42°56′59″N 092°22′38″W / 42.94972°N 92.37722°W / 42.94972; -92.37722Coordinates: 42°56′59″N 092°22′38″W / 42.94972°N 92.37722°W / 42.94972; -92.37722
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Chickasaw
 • Total 36.05 sq mi (93.38 km2)
 • Land 35.96 sq mi (93.14 km2)
 • Water 0.09 sq mi (0.24 km2)  0.26%
Elevation 1,060 ft (323 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 369
 • Density 10.3/sq mi (4/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0468600

Richland Township is one of twelve townships in Chickasaw County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 369.


Richland Township was organized in 1856.[1]


Richland Township covers an area of 36.05 square miles (93.4 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains one cemetery, Richland Township.

The streams of Etter Creek and Little Wapsipinicon River run through this township.


  1. ^ Fairbairn, Robert Herd (1919). History of Chickasaw and Howard Counties, Iowa, Volume 1. S. J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 261. 


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